Private Tour: Half-Day Moscow Walking Excursion

Private & Custom Tours in Moscow

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Embark on a historic journey through Moscow's Red Square, with an exclusive visit to the Kremlin Armoury and Diamond Fund. Your private guide will take you past famous buildings and through museums while sharing insider knowledge and stories.
Your driver and guide will pick you up from your hotel in Moscow. Your tour starts with a walk through the Red Square, where you'll see Lenin's Mausoleum and Alexandovsky Park, a fortress which is one of the largest architectural ensembles in the world. The highlight of your tour is the Kremlin, home to the presidential offices, ornate cathedrals ,and the world's largest bell and cannon. Next, you'll enjoy an exclusive visit to the famous Armoury Chamber and the Diamond Fund, where you can admire the world's second largest Orlov diamond. The nearly 190 carat diamond was named after Catherine the Great’s lover, Prince Grigory Orlov. Famous for the high purity of its Yakut diamonds, Russia is the second largest diamond producer in the world, and the largest and most valuable diamonds unearthed in the country are on display here. The Diamond Fund also contains other precious jewelry and items, including several of the famous Faberge Easter Eggs. Throughout the tour, your private guide is on hand to answer any questions and help you better understand the history and culture of Moscow's busiest area.

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (all hotels in Moscow without exceptions)
  • Private tour

What’s not included

  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
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